Agostino "Dino" De Laurentiis is an Italian film producer. Along with Carlo Ponti, he is one of the producers who brought Italian cinema to the international stage at the end of World War II. He has produced or co-produced over 500 films, including 38 Oscar nominees. He also had a brief acting career in the late 1930s and early 1940s
|Born||Agostino De Laurentiis, August 08, 1919, Torre Annunziata, Italy|
|Died||November 10, 2010, Beverly Hills, California, U.S.|
|Resting place||Cimitero Comunale Torre Annunziata|
|Children||6, including Veronica and Raffaella|
|Relatives||Luigi De Laurentiis (brother), Aurelio De Laurentiis (nephew), Giada De Laurentiis (granddaughter)|
Italian movie producer of The Bible: In the Beginning from 1966 and Barbarella from 1968.
His studies in Rome were disrupted by World War II.
His first film was L'ultimo Combattimento. He went on to produce another 150 movies.
He was married to Silvana Mangano on July 17, 1949, and to Martha De Laurentiis on April 7, 1990.
He directed many adaptations of Stephen King novels.
Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award Recipient. Career Award Winner David di Donatello. Former student of the Experimental Center of Cinema. Italian film producers. Silver ribbon winner. Winner David di Donatello